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Details of Dinky 237 Mercedes Benz Racing Car

Dinky 237 with 1st box
Dinky 237 with 1st box
Bruce Hoy (Dinky News)
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Maestro
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Chris R
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Dinky 237
Jeremy Mordell
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Jeremy Mordell
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Darrell Cocup
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
George's Good Stuff
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Mathias
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Mathias
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Mathias
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Ronald Ochoa
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Ronald Ochoa
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Ronald Ochoa
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Ronald Ochoa
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Ronald Ochoa
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Dinky 237
Philip D
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Philip D
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Dinky 237
Philip D
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Dinky 237
Philip D
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Graham Williams
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Graham Williams
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Graham Williams
Dinky 237
Dinky 237
Graham Williams

The Dinky Mercedes Benz Racing Car. Released October 1957 in a picture box priced at 3/8. Advertised in the July 1958 Meccano Magazine for 3/3. In May 1959 the price was 2/11. For a period during 1960 & 1961, the model came in a red and yellow plain printed box. In February 1961 the price was 3/3. Then in May 1962 it increased to 3/6, in January 1964 to 3/11, in July 1966 to 4/- and in 1968, its last year in the catalogue to 4/6. In 1961 fitted spun aluminium hubs. The original price was 3/8 . It was available in white finish at 1:45 scale. Released as Dinky 237 in 1957 withdrawn as Dinky 237 in 1968.

Base:

tin plate base

Markings:

racing numbers

Model features:

driver

Origin:

Made in England

Packaging:

cardboard box

Vehicle make:

Mercedes

Vehicle model:

W196

Vehicle type:

racing car

Wheels:

cast ridged hubs, shaped spun hubs, tyres with tread

Windows:

no windows

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